District Literacy Resource Teacher (1.0 Continuing)
1.0 FTE Continuing
Only candidates who are fully qualified will be considered for this position
The Vancouver School Board humbly acknowledges that we are unlearning and relearning on the unceded, unsurrendered and traditional territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm|Musqueam, Sḵwxwú7mesh|Squamish & səlilwətaɬ |Tsleil-Waututh Nations. With this acknowledgement comes the commitment to engage in ongoing acts of reconciliation.
The VSB is an exciting, progressive, and dynamic school district that provides a rich array of educational opportunities for nearly 50,000 learners from kindergarten to adult. The District welcomes qualified applicants who value equity and diversity as essential to excellence. The distinct makeup of the VSB community strives to support the inclusion of all voices. The VSB community is committed to providing the highest quality learning experience for all students, helping them to reach their intellectual, social, and physical potential in a safe and inclusive environment. We welcome applications for the position of:
The District Literacy Resource Teacher will be a member of the Literacy Team, focusing on support for and training of Reading Recovery Teachers and early intervention. The successful candidate will meet and uphold the standards and guidelines set forth by the Reading Recovery Council of North America and the Canadian Institute for Reading Recovery.
Your application portfolio must include the following documents:
** We do not accept friends or teaching colleagues as references**
Due to the confidentiality of the interview process and the high volume of applications, we do not provide feedback, notify unsuccessful applicants or respond to inquiries regarding the status of an application.
We will contact applicants directly if we are interested in moving forward or if an application requires additional information.
HOW TO APPLY:
1. Register on Make a Future: http://www.makeafuture.ca/ and create a profile under the Category "Teachers, Principals & Superintendents"
2. Click on Job Postings then click Search
3. Select the Job that you are qualified for
4. Answer ALL job posting questions then click Apply
5. Upload ALL supporting documents to the Competition
6. Once you submit your application you will receive a confirmation email from Make a Future
*The VSB has been given approval from the Human Rights Tribunal for a Special Program under s. 42(3) of the Human Rights Code. Under this special program, the VSB seeks to preferentially hire Aboriginal persons to a variety of teaching positions. Therefore, each applicant may wish to provide, on a voluntary basis, information whether they self-identify as an Aboriginal person.